Sixteen .Logansport, Indiana Pharos-Tribune State Is 'Shootina LAFAYETTE, Ink (UPI)-Indiana's corn crop averaged 22 inches in height by the end of last •week and "developed rapidly -in the wake of. Warm,,weather' and generally adequate-rains., ;' - ' Robert, E. Straszheim,' agricultural statistician at Purdue, : reported in the weekly, crop. report that nearly 40 per cent of the corn; has grown too tall for cultivation. This, he said, compares with the usual 15 to- 20 per'cent by this WOLFSON SUCCUMBS PURCHASE, N.Y, ; (UPI)-Erwin S. Wolfsqn, -60, .noted; skyscraper builder, 'died at His home here Tuesday of cancer. ; Wolfson, chairman of the board of Diesel Construction'Co., one of the country's, largest building firms, was; largely, responsible .for the 59-story Pan American, building now under construction 1 .behind New, York City's Grand Central terminal. ,, v •••.•" A native--of Cincinnati, Wolfson came to New York in 1926 and 10 years later, joined the firm he eventually was ' to head. He had numerous skyscraper projects in ottier cities .notably the $100 million. Gateway Center office complex in Chicago Wolfson is survived-by his wife, a son John, and'a daughter, 'Jane: Up' time of year. The tomato crop is advancing well. Blocking of plants is virtu- allyv-compleled with attention now on spraying; and, cultivating. <c About 50 to 55 :per ; cent of the crop is in bloom compared with :he usual 35 per centi"Hhe repbrt said. "Harvesting operations 1 are no\v. expected to> begin : a week to' iwo, weeks' earlier than normal. "Other, ".vegetable crops also lave advanced'ahead.of usual." Soybeans ^average eight inches tall and are developing satisfactorily. .-•-'•; The wheat harvest was 20 per cent complete arid about.a week ahead of usual. About"onerthircl of the.'barley-and-one-fourth of ,the rye have .been combined, also a week ahead;of normal. Straszheim reported that, thunderstorms 'activity . early in the week marked the only appreciable precipitation'. Topsbil moisture re-, serve's remained adequate in 55 per cent of-the counties and was short in 45 per cent of .the' counties. But subsoil: moisture, -was adequate in 85; per centi • :• , . 'SEX WITHOUT LOVE' ST..LOUIS-(UPI):- A Roman Catholic educator has cautioned that "sex without .love": in marriage may be morally acceptable but "psychologically harmful " Local Firm Low Bidder On Paving The Studebaker Construction company,, of this city, submitted the low bid of'.$383,488,25. for. the resurfacing'j of Indiana 25 . north •of Logansport when the bids were, opened Tuesday by the/.Indiana State Highway Commission. '•' The new blacktop pavement will extend from the. ..north city limits of .Logansport to. : a point 2; 55 miles',-north of Indiana 16, a distance;.of 9.39miles. ; . . This ;was. one of three resurfac-, •ing projects in-this area for which bids were taken. •Low bidder for,a paving ppject in White and Tippecaho'e counties was the Fauber Construction ^company, Lafayette, on its' low bid of $308,329.55.. That project is for 14;15 miles of, Indiana 53, • from U.S. 52 in Montmorenci north to 5.35 miles north of Indiana 18. The McMahon Construction Co.. Rochester,'submitted the low bid of 5138,965 for the resurfacing-of 2.75 miles of Indiana .25. in Fulton county, and 9.7 miles if Indiana .110. in Fulton and Marshall coun- •ties; ' . , •''•.•;. Important Meeting NEW YORK UPI)- The 20th Century-Fox, board ;of directors meets,,here today amid reports that Spyros P Skouras may be on his way out ab president oE the film studio. BIRCH SOCIETY OE\IS EASY . D. WINNER BISMARCK,. -N.D. (UPI)-John 11 ch s Society foe Sen. Milton 'oung', R-N.D, has gained an asy victory over a self - pro- aimed "conservative" opponent n.the GOP primary. .', It appeared; .Tuesday's primary urnout, in which .there were no oritests at the statewide -level on TBI1 COMNETE 3x3 MOT FLUfl BIT...TOVII AT OUI COST1 FIT THIS FLAG ON YOUR HOME ' wx oraER THE ILAQ At COST AS A PUBLIC SERVICE Next Wednesday is July 4th! .'.. . an important national holiday on which the U.S. Flag should fly on every home in the Logansport area. With this in mind We make a wonderful home flag kit available to our readers at cost as a public service. Each kit contains a 3x5 foot U.S; flag of finest cotton with double stitched stripes, canvas heading and brass grommets; 6 foot 2-piece staff with brass joints and gilded ball top decoration, halyard, . heavy metal window socket with screws for permanent mounting; full color flag history and etiquette folder, instructions and storage kit. Cost Price to Readers $3.00 if picked up at our office $3.35 if we mail postpaid USE THIS COUPON IF YOU WANT US TO MAIL FLAG KIT TO YOU: OFFICIAL 5Q-STAR FLAG ORDER BLANK THE PHAROS-TRIBUNE & PRESS LOGANSPORT, INB. Please send Flag Kits at $3135 per kit NAME ADDRESS CITY •".• STATE Enclosed is $ Make checks or money orders payable to The Pharos-Tribune & Press. ' : the Democratic ticket, would be the lightest in Northi Dakota history. '.,' ..;.•• ;.•-.. Politicians of-the two parties". said it appeared 1 that;fewer,than 130,000 ballots were-'cast. The previous low ^ was -''IMS;,-. yfa 1 , only 152,416 persons voted 'in '•<&'' primary.. However, despite the light turnout, ballot counting moved' ; 'at' a snail pace. . '• ; : With;l,013 of 2,308 precincts' re- porting, Young had 31,086 votes .to.' 2,555.for Banker Roger Vora : 'chek,. of Lankin,,N.p,v ..'• , • Young's next obstacle in his bid for .a'third full term in the (J.S; Senate will'/beine November eler> .'tipn.Vin"which he faces ex-major league baseball player William LanieiVv, , :-Lanicr, : ;now a Fargo attorney, ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. .With the same number of precincts reporting, : Lanier,. Wednesday Evening, June 27, 1962. who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1930s, had 18,287 votes. , . Munich Riots MUNICH, Germany (UPI) U;S. State Department employes were beaten in a series of 'riots between "beatniks" and police in Munich's Bohemian district, American Deputy Consul General Owen Zurhellen said today. American t.e 1 ej vision actor James Garner, star of "Maverick," sa.d German police "pushed me around" and threatened him with a blackjack in the same riots last weekend. REALLY HIGH SWINDON, England (UPI) Two mem were fined Sli.60 each Tuesday; for being drunk and (disorderly atop a 100-foot crane. SEARS ROEBUCK AND CO. For Relaxing and Safer Driving Let's Eat Outdoors! New 24-in. Kerimore Grill Spring Cushion Relieves "Hot" Seat Driving for Outdoor Barbecues REG. 14.98 SAVE $1.10 Large 24-in. diameter grill with heavy duty curled bowl . Nickel chrome-plated grid, swing-out .spit, forks. Finger-tip lift control. Large rubber tires. Sturdy steel base with large heat-resistant hood. Coil springs are between you and hot car seat. Porous open mesh fiber covering lets cool air flow around you. 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